On Wednesday, white pro-Trump rioters who saw Americans storming the US capital would have been treated differently if they had participated in the Black Lives protest, MSNBC anchor Joy Reid told the audience about the chaos.
“Your guarantee, if it was a Black Lives case protest in DC, such people would have already been arrested, arrested or killed. The host, still arrested or gouted or dead, “the host Red out Said (See her comments about 2:52 in the video below.)
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Reid expressed surprise at all the riots that succeeded in attacking the building where senators and representatives gathered to confirm the vote by electing former Vice President Joe Biden as president. According to former Trump Attorney General William Barr, supporters of President Donald Trump – who has only 14 days left in his post – have claimed that the election has been rigged, although there is no evidence of fraud.
“Because they easily and accidentally – from their cameras, the movies themselves are throwing things through the wall of our capital, our property, going inside the capital, sitting in Speaker Pelosi’s office, his own Taking pictures, playing on Fox. News … they know they’re not in danger, “Reid said. “Because the police are taking selfies with them, taking care of their bodies to make sure they don’t get hurt, they step on them – not the way they treated Freddie Gray’s body. what happened.”
Gray, a 25-year-old black man, died in police custody on April 19, 2015, a week after suffering a spinal cord injury. His death sparked daily protests and riots in Baltimore. No officer was ever charged in the case.
Reid added, “White Americans are not afraid of the police.” White Americans are never afraid of police officers, even when they are committing a coup. Even when they are trying to seize our capital to steal the votes of people who look like me, because, in their minds, they own this country. He owns this capital. He owns the police. The police work for them, and people like me have no right to try to elect a president. Because we don’t get to elect the president, they want to take the president. Are found. He owns the president. He owns the White House. He owns this country. And so when you think you own it, you own it, you’re not afraid of the police. The police are you, and the police reflect that. ‘we are with you. You are good. We are not going to hurt you, because you are not. ‘
Despite shocking images of the riots, only 13 people were arrested by the end of Wednesday, while a woman was shot dead by police. Several police officers are treating the injured.
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